The “Roaring Twenties” You May Not Know: Post 8 – Spiritualism

The previous post discussed the radicalism that grew in the 20s. Here's something else altogether: Calling All Ghosts: Ouija Boards, Spiritualism, and Harry Houdini One of the central images of SIRENS is that of ghosts and spirits and magic. I found this facet of the 1920s by accident, but it fit so perfectly into the novel I couldn’t ignore it. Cue the spooky music... Maybe it was the … [Read more...]